Kansas City Police to Hold Tweet-Along Friday Night | News
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police will once again give the public a first-hand look at what happens on an officer’s typical shift via Twitter through a “tweet-along.”
From about 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday, Dec. 28, a member of the department’s Media Unit will ride along with officers in the Central Patrol Division and tweet everything that happens. The public is invited to follow along at twitter.com/kcpolice. The event will use the hashtag #kctweetalong.
In doing so, Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forté hopes to give the public a better idea of what officers face on a given shift.
Any information that could endanger that could endanger someone such as victims’ names or addresses will not be tweeted.
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